Black Tusk, Whistler
Black Tusk, Whistler
Moose spotting, the Canadian Rockies
Moose spotting, the Canadian Rockies
Float plane tour over Vancouver
Float plane tour over Vancouver
Spirit bear
Spirit bear
Whistler Peak2Peak gondola
Whistler Peak2Peak gondola
Butchart Gardens, Victoria
Butchart Gardens, Victoria
Whale watching tour, Vancouver Island
Whale watching tour, Vancouver Island
The Rocky Mountaineer train
The Rocky Mountaineer train

British Columbia Vacations and Tours

Lush temperate rainforests, stunning mountainscapes and a breathtaking coastline rich with wildlife, British Columbia is the perfect place to begin or end your journey in Canada, or a destination all its own. From the outdoor adventurer to the sightseeing city-dweller, British Columbia's diversity and natural beauty offer something for everyone.

Take in aerial views of Vancouver Island's rugged shoreline by floatplane or staggering views of the snow-capped Coast Mountains from high atop Whistler Mountain. Enjoy the sites of a historic city tour, and then revel in the culinary delights of trendy Yaletown or Gastown. View breaching orca whales and old-growth rainforest while cruising the inside passage.

There is so much to explore and discover when travelling British Columbia. Choose one of the thoughtfully planned vacation packages below or customize an existing trip with your favourite activities.

Our favorite British Columbia Sample Itineraries...

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Canadian Rockies by Rail
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Canadian Rockies by Rail

8

days

starting fromUS $3,147per person

Discover why this is our all-time favorite railway adventure! The trip begins by experiencing the art, culture and cuisine of Vancouver. Afterwards, journey by rail through the lush B.C. Interior as you make your way to the Rocky Mountain town of Jasper.... read more

from US $3,147 to US $7,205 per person

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Canadian Rockies by Rail

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8 days / 7 nights starting from US $3,147 per person

What we love about this trip:

  • Scenic 2-day rail journey on the Rocky Mountaineer
  • Spending 5 days in the Canadian Rockies
  • Your choice of activities, catered to your interests
  • Stunning Lake Louise and a stay at the Chateau Lake Louise
  • Glaciers, lakes, forests and wildlife
  • Photographic opportunities along the way
Best of Canada in a Week
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Best of Canada in a Week

8

days

starting fromUS $3,840per person

Make your way across this vast and beautiful land, from the bright city lights of Toronto to the untouched beauty of the Rocky Mountains. This Canada-by-train journey offers you the experience of the exciting big city, as well as the tranquillity of the... read more

from US $3,840 to US $6,775 per person

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Best of Canada in a Week

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8 days / 7 nights starting from US $3,840 per person

What we love about this trip:

  • Seeing some of the most beautiful towns and cities in the country, including Vancouver and Jasper
  • Enjoying three nights on a VIA Rail train and two days on the famous Rocky Mountaineer
  • Seeing Mount Robson, the highest mountain in the Canadian Rockies
  • Taking in the stars in Jasper’s Dark Sky Preserve
  • Staying at several high quality hotels along the way
Discover Whistler and the Canadian Rockies by Rail
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Discover Whistler and the Canadian Rockies by Rail

9

days

starting fromUS $4,075per person

If you are day-dreaming about the gorgeous mountain landscapes of the Canadian Rockies, this trip is perfect for you. Start in the vibrant city of Vancouver and then travel by rail past majestic peaks to the town of Whistler – an alpine resort surrounded... read more

from US $4,075 to US $8,041 per person

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Discover Whistler and the Canadian Rockies by Rail

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9 days / 8 nights starting from US $4,075 per person

What we love about this trip:

  • Take an unforgettable two and a half day Rocky Mountaineer rail journey
  • Set foot on an incredible glacier millions of years old
  • Travel along the Icefields Parkway, one of the most scenic roads in the world
  • Visit the charming mountain towns of Whistler, Jasper and Banff
  • Tour groups are small and intimate for a more personal experience
Circle the Canadian Rockies by Train
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Circle the Canadian Rockies by Train

12

days

starting fromUS $5,799per person

This tour allows you to not only experience the different rail journeys onboard the Rocky Mountaineer train but also see all of the Canadian Rockies and the British Columbia's beautiful interior. You will experience the best of the Rocky Mountaineer as... read more

from US $5,799 to US $10,151 per person

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Circle the Canadian Rockies by Train

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12 days / 11 nights starting from US $5,799 per person

What we love about this trip:

  • Seeing Vancouver, Whistler, Banff and Jasper
  • 5 days onboard the Rocky Mountaineer
  • Exploring Banff and Jasper National Parks
  • The views from the Whistler Peak 2 Peak and Banff Gondola
  • Sightseeing along the Icefields Parkway
  • Wide range of hand-picked activities and tours to choose from
Canadian Sea To Sky Explorer
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Canadian Sea To Sky Explorer

16

days

starting fromUS $5,390per person

This trip takes you to some of the most diverse scenery and wildlife in Western Canada. The adventure begins by exploring ancient forests and watching for whales while cruising through the Inside Passage. You'll learn about both the pristine environment... read more

from US $5,390 to US $5,822 per person

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Canadian Sea To Sky Explorer

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16 days / 15 nights starting from US $5,390 per person

What we love about this trip:

  • Spending two days on the comfortable and welcoming Skeena Train by VIA Rail
  • Exploring the East Coast of Vancouver Island and the stunning Rocky Mountains
  • Enjoying an unforgettable opportunity to spot whales and grizzly bears in the wild
  • Staying at Campbell River’s Painter’s Lodge
  • Exploring the vibrant city of Vancouver and the lush greenery of Butchart Gardens in Victoria
  • Taking a day cruise along the Inside Passage
Canadian Rockies Golf and Spa by Rail
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Canadian Rockies Golf and Spa by Rail

8

days

starting fromUS $5,998per person

 

Escape the big cities and travel by rail through dense forest, alongside turquoise lakes and high up mountain ridges. The refined experience of luxury train travel is complete comfort combined with unbelievable panoramic views of the beauty of the Canadian... read more

from US $5,998 to US $7,517 per person

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Canadian Rockies Golf and Spa by Rail

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8 days / 7 nights starting from US $5,998 per person

What we love about this trip:

  • Rocky Mountaineer’s scenic 3-day rail journey
  • Choose from rounds of Golf in Whistler, Jasper and Banff or 3 revitalizing and relaxing Spa - sessions or both
  • Enjoy the spectacular Canadian Rockies
Circle the Rockies by Train with Alaska Inside Passage Cruise
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Circle the Rockies by Train with Alaska Inside Passage...

21

days

starting fromUS $6,759per person

This amazing nature adventure takes in the best that Alberta, British Columbia and Alaska have to offer by land and by sea. From the snow-capped peaks of the Majestic Rockies to the stunning wilds of Alaska's Inside Passage, you will spend 18 days in... read more

from US $6,759 to US $13,780 per person

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Circle the Rockies by Train with Alaska Inside Passage Cruise

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21 days / 20 nights starting from US $6,759 per person

What we love about this trip:

  • Cruise the famous Inside Passage of Alaska on the luxurious Holland America line
  • See Glacier Bay and watch the incredible sheets of ice calving
  • Take the stunning Rocky Mountaineer train journey and admire the amazing peaks
  • Explore Jasper and Banff National Parks
Wintertime in the Canadian Rockies by Rail
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Wintertime in the Canadian Rockies by Rail

14

days

starting fromUS $0per person

On this two week vacation, see the coastal vistas and winter gardens of Vancouver and Victoria, before traveling first class on a romantic train journey through silent, snow covered forests. The Canadian Rockies will be at their best - snow-covered and... read more

from US $0 per person

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Wintertime in the Canadian Rockies by Rail

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14 days / 13 nights starting from US $0 per person

What we love about this trip:

  • Seeing the majestic Canadian Rockies covered in snow
  • Sleeping on the train
  • Exploring Vancouver, Victoria, Jasper, Lake Louise and Banff
  • Luxurious resorts and lodges
  • Sightseeing with small groups
  • Wildlife spotting and helicopter excursion
  • You choose the pace of your activities
Great Bear Lodge Adventure
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Great Bear Lodge Adventure

8

days

starting fromUS $3,449per person

Discover the magnificent Canadian grizzly bear at Great Bear Lodge, a secluded floating lodge in the heart of the Great Bear Rainforest, located 80 kilometers from Port Hardy on the northern tip of Vancouver Island, only accessible by a floatplane or... read more

from US $3,449 to US $5,378 per person

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Great Bear Lodge Adventure

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8 days / 7 nights starting from US $3,449 per person

What we love about this trip:

  • Pristine rain forest - one of British Columbia's truly magical places
  • Grizzly bear viewing
  • Soaring old-growth forest - nature hikes and bear watching program
  • Boat trips to see the bears
Lords Of The Wilderness Bear Viewing
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Lords Of The Wilderness Bear Viewing

12

days

starting fromUS $8,990per person

 

For just a special few weeks each year, witness both Polar Bears and Grizzly Bears in their natural habitat with a naturalist guide. From the lush and abundant Great Bear Rainforest, to the barren arctic tundra of Churchill, no safari better represents... read more

from US $8,990 to US $12,075 per person

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Lords Of The Wilderness Bear Viewing

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12 days / 11 nights starting from US $8,990 per person

What we love about this trip:

  • Grizzly bears gorging on salmon in anticipation of their upcoming hibernation
  • Churchill’s famous polar bears
  • Traveling by float plane
  • 22 person maximum on the Tundra Buggy allows for amazing polar bear viewing
Discover the Bears of Canada by Train
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Discover the Bears of Canada by Train

16

days

starting fromUS $10,990per person

 

For just two special departures this year, witness both Polar Bears and Grizzly Bears in their natural habitat while traveling across Canada on the VIA Rail Pan Canadian train celebrating Canada's 150th anniversary. From the lush and abundant Great Bear... read more

from US $10,990 to US $12,075 per person

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Discover the Bears of Canada by Train

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16 days / 15 nights starting from US $10,990 per person

What we love about this trip:

  • Grizzly bears gorging on salmon in anticipation of their upcoming hibernation
  • Celebrating Canada’s 150th anniversary on VIA Rail
  • Churchill’s famous polar bears
  • Traveling by float plane
  • 22 person maximum on the Tundra Buggy allows for amazing polar bear viewing
Best of The Rockies and West Coast Family Adventure
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Best of The Rockies and West Coast Family Adventure

16

days

starting fromUS $4,790per person

For the 'kids' aged 7 to 70, this is the ultimate self-drive adventure, and for Mom and Dad there is plenty of time to relax in wonderful wilderness lodges, enjoy the cosmopolitan delights of Vancouver, Calgary and the small-town resorts of Banff, Jasper,... read more

from US $4,790 to US $5,788 per person

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Best of The Rockies and West Coast Family Adventure

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16 days / 15 nights starting from US $4,790 per person

What we love about this trip:

  • Kananaskis River white water rafting
  • Lake Louise Cowboy guided trail ride
  • Ice Explorer glacier ride
  • Spirit Island Cruise on Maligne Lake
  • Jasper wildlife tour
  • Wells Grey tour with canoe paddle and hike
  • Ziplining in the forest canopy
  • Whale watching in Tofino
  • Rustic lodge at Long Beach with sea kayaking the coastal fringe
  • Hiking the West Coast rain forest
Bears of the Pacific Northwest
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Bears of the Pacific Northwest

10

days

starting fromUS $4,880per person

Experience the charming and lively mountain village of Whistler, before spending two nights in Vancouver. Then head to the skies, bound for the Canadian wilderness. Arrive at the Tweedsmuir Park Lodge, perched on the edge of Bella Coola's misty fjords... read more

from US $4,880 to US $5,935 per person

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Bears of the Pacific Northwest

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10 days / 9 nights starting from US $4,880 per person

What we love about this trip:

  • Adventures in Whistler - Peak to Peak gondola, ziplining and bear viewing tour
  • Enough time to discover Vancouver and and the North Shore
  • Magical Tweedsmuir Park Lodge
  • Atnarko River grizzly bear tour
  • Exploring the Tweedsmuir Provincial Park
Canadian Rockies and Clayoquot Sound Adventure
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Canadian Rockies and Clayoquot Sound Adventure

14

days

starting fromUS $3,298per person

Let your spirit of adventure run free with this Western Canada vacation, one of our quintessential Canada tours. At 14 days, it includes the top destinations of the Canadian Rockies and mystical West Coast. Not only do you experience the spectacular Canadian... read more

from US $3,298 to US $4,729 per person

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Canadian Rockies and Clayoquot Sound Adventure

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14 days / 13 nights starting from US $3,298 per person

What we love about this trip:

  • Adventure-packed trip from the Canadian Rockies to the Pacific Rim
  • Mosaic of landscapes
  • Wonderful mountain and coastal lodges
  • Many options for activities!

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